|CHAPTER 1 - CUSTOMS AND EXCISE (1ST BOOKLET) CODE | HOME|
|175. Power to seal, etc., buildings, etc,|
|Power to search premises.||Search warrants.|
|Power to seal, etc., buildings, etc. 6 of 1994, s. 9.
|175. (1) An officer may, in the course of his duty, lock up, seal, mark or otherwise secure -
(a) any building, room, place, receptacle or item of plant;
(b) any excisable goods or materials in a factory;
(c) aircraft, vessels, vehicles or containers.
(2) A person who, except by authority, opens, breaks, alters or in any way interferes with a lock, seal, mark or other fastening placed by an officer in accordance with the provisions of this section on any building, room, place, receptacle, item of plant, excisable goods, or materials, shall be guilty of an offence.